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Getting pathetic FPS with GTS 250

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So...I'm temporarily using this EVGA GTS 250 1GB until I get my 5850 (ordering it tomorrow) and I am getting *PATHETIC* performance out of it. I was just playing Crysis and I was getting ~20 FPS @ 1440x900 all Minimum settings... (my 8500 GT did better, ouch) With my 9800, i could get ~35 FPS @ 1440x900 and 80% Mainstream settings/20% Gamer settings. I don't understand why...I overclocked it too and it seemed to make no difference.
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The GTS250 is a rebranded 9800GTX+.

One option is to reset the nvidia 3d settings, and re-installing the drivers to the latest version.
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^^ this
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Yes, I know it's a rebranded 9800GTX+ but it should still perform better than a 9800 GT, a green edition 9800 550/1800/1375 >.< I restarted the comp and it's doing way better, gonna test Crysis here in a sec
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post #5 of 5
My GTS 250 was doing pretty well with crysis on medium settings. 1920x1200 averaging 30 or so fps
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